Reading List: Jewish History-American Jewish History

American Jewish History

Hungering for America: Italian, Irish, and Jewish Foodways in the Age of Migration by Hasia R. Diner

Her Works Praise Her: A History Of Jewish Women In America From Colonial Times To The Present by Hasia R. Diner

The Jews of the United States, 1654 to 2000 by Hasia R. Diner

We Remember with Reverence and Love: American Jews and the Myth of Silence after the Holocaust, 1945-1962 (Goldstein-Goren Series in American Jewish History) by Hasia R. Diner

Judah P. Benjamin: The Jewish Confederate by Eli Evans

The Jewish People in America series, edited by Henry Feingold:

A Time for Planting: The First Migration, 1654-1820 (The Jewish People in America) (Volume 1) by Eli Faber

A Time for Gathering: The Second Migration, 1820-1880 (The Jewish People in America) (Volume 2) by Professor Hasia R. Diner

A Time for Building: The Third Migration, 1880-1920 (The Jewish People in America) (Volume 3) by Gerald Sorin

A Time for Searching: Entering the Mainstream, 1920-1945 (The Jewish People in America)(Volume 4) by Henry L. Feingold

A Time for Healing: American Jewry since World War II (The Jewish People in America) (Volume 5) by Edward S. Shapiro

Daughters of the Shtetl: Life and Labor in the Immigrant Generation by Susan Glenn

Beyond the Synagogue Gallery: Finding a Place for Women in American Judaism by Karla Goldman

World of Our Fathers: The Journey of the East European Jews to America and the Life They Found and Made by Irving Howe

The Wonders of America: Reinventing Jewish Culture 1880-1950 by Jenna Weissman Joselit

The Jewish Woman in America by Charlotte Baum, Paula Hyman, and Sonya Michel

Jewish Women in America: An Historical Encyclopedia, Vol. 1: A-L edited by Paula E. Hyman and Deborah Dash Moore

Jewish Women in America: An Historical Encyclopedia, Vol. 2: M-Z edited by Paula E. Hyman and Deborah Dash Moore

City of Promises: A History of the Jews of New York, 3-volume box set series, edited by Deborah Dash Moore

Haven of Liberty: New York Jews in the New World, 1654-1865 (City of Promises) by Howard B. Rock

Emerging Metropolis: New York Jews in the Age of Immigration, 1840-1920 (City of Promises) by Annie Polland and Daniel Soyer

Jews in Gotham: New York Jews in a Changing City, 1920-2010 (City of Promises) by Jeffrey S. Gurock

Common Sense and a Little Fire: Women and Working-Class Politics in the United States, 1900-1965 (Gender and American Culture) by Annelise Orleck

American Judaism: A History by Jonathan Sarna

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